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$40m for Canfor Mackenzie sawmill

Canfor announced it is investing $40 million at its sawmill in Mackenzie, B.C. for modifications and upgrades to the sawmill, kilns and planer.

January 22, 2013  By Canfor Corporation

“Our fibre supply in the Mackenzie region is strong and this announcement reflects confidence in our ability to operate an internationally-competitive mill in this community,” said Don Kayne, president and CEO of Canfor Corporation.

The capital project will commence in January 2013, with anticipated completion in November 2013, according to a release from the company.

This announcement brings the total dollar value of Canfor’s capital investments in its British Columbia solid wood, pulp and paper facilities to $600 million over the last three years.


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